Pro Series: Documentary Filmmaking
Learn Professional Storytelling Techniques from Real Filmmakers
Students master advanced shooting techniques in this comprehensive overview of digital documentary filmmaking. The whole range of production is covered in this fast-paced course. This is a great chance to get hands-on time with some of the best digital-filmmaking tools available today – including professional Canon HD cameras and pro audio gear, portable lighting kits, professional tripods and Final Cut Studio® for post-production and editing.
Students learn how to use microphones and audio-recording equipment in the field. They explore how to get a film made, plus using research and scripting to solve technical problems. Students discover professional post-production strategies and guidelines for optimizing documentary work flow. Expert instruction demonstrates how to effectively tell stories using the documentary film format.
What You’ll Learn: Documentary Filmmaking
Digital Media Academy may slightly vary curriculum to better fit the needs/expertise level of a given class.
Who Should Attend: Documentary Filmmaking
Pro-Series Courses Open to Advanced Teens (15 & Older), College Students & Adult Learners | Beginner – Advanced | No Filmmaking Experience Required
For aspiring documentary filmmakers who want to learn the same industry-standard techniques that are used to create professional documentary films. For photographers, corporate videographers or beginning filmmakers who want to sharpen their skills and make themselves more marketable.
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Questions about a course or additional weeks at DMA? Ready to register? Please call 866.656.3342 for more information and to speak with a Guest Experience Representative.
2014 Fees & Additional Options: Documentary Filmmaking
|Tuition||$1,465||1 Week, Mon-Fri||Lunch not included|
|Lunch Plan (for non-residential students)||add $65||1 Week, Mon-Fri||5 lunches|
To view all options, including weekend stays, visit our Options & Fees page.
Mon-Fri | 9am–5pm | Beginner – Advanced
|“The depth and detail of the lessons exceeded my expectations!”
— Blake, Student